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Letter To The Editor: Benefits of a Foul Tongue

Cody Wienandt, Student of Journalism
January 10, 2017
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Dear Editor: No matter its label -- obscenity to nasty words -- cursing is viewed negatively and is said to not belong in school.  Is this old school thinking still appropriate in today's modern schools? Cursing is a simple vibration producing a sound, which may offend. Often this is viewed as disrespectful... Read more »

Letter to the Editor: The Reality of Being an Exchange Student

Barbara Simon, Student of Journalism
January 6, 2017
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Dear Editor: Being an exchange student in a different country can be one of the most rewarding experiences in a person's life. During a year abroad there is so much to be gained, such as experiencing a new culture, learning how to be responsible for our choices and so on. International studies, like... Read more »

Letter to Editor: Lengthen School Lunches

Joe Delaney, Student of Journalism
December 29, 2016
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Dear Editor:   Most of us can agree that school lunches are less than delectable. Many upperclassmen also feel the pinch when running out to get food and running back trying to beat the bell. Neenah does have a relatively short lunch when compared with other schools in our area. We have no passin... Read more »

Letter to the Editor: Erosion of Trust

Brexton Bostwick, Student of Journalism
December 29, 2016
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Dear Editor:   The NHS administration has made drastic changes on how this school operates. Four years ago when I was a freshman, NHS was a free place -- a place many enjoyed being.  Juniors and seniors could go anywhere in the school they wanted. You could eat where you wanted, and the doors were... Read more »

Letter to Editor: Revisiting the NHS Release Policy

Basil Eastman-Kiesow, Student of Journalism
December 29, 2016
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Dear Editor: The decision at NHS to implement harsher release policies has thus far been met with major scrutiny from the student body. Many of us do not understand the need to implement such policies, or in fact why it was even brought up. The policies add an additional mark in the school’s attempt to... Read more »

Letter to Editor: More Water Filling Stations

Emily Smock, Student of Journalism
December 29, 2016
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Dear Editor: According to the Container Recycling Institute (CRI), 60 million plastic water bottles are thrown away every day. Of these bottles, 80% will end up in a landfill according to treehugger.com or littered around the outdoors, and what little is left will be melted and made into different p... Read more »

Letter to Editor: Prom Venue Matters

Arianna Robles, Student of Journalism
December 29, 2016
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Dear Editor:   Prom is supposed to be a sensational day – a day of creating memories! Some spend all day and some even months preparing for the big day. That is why this special event should never be held in a school cafeteria where Friday’s lunch Jell-O is still stuck to the floor. “Prom... Read more »

Letter to the Editor: Students Need Sleep

BaJie Vang, Student of Journalism
December 28, 2016
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Dear Editor:       Sleep is a constant cycle, which occurs every 90 minutes as we fall into REM (rapid eye movement) sleep and NREM (non-rapid eye movement) sleep. This constant alternating cycle is an important way to rejuvenate and keep the body healthy. At least eight hours of sleep is recom... Read more »

Letter to Editor: Texting and Driving

Kyle Jahnke, Student of Journalism
December 28, 2016
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Dear Editor: Texting and driving has been the cause of many accidents and deaths around the world. Each year about 1, 300,000 people are killed because of road accidents that is over 3,000 people every day dying in road accidents, according to a recent article "Texting and Driving Statistics.” With... Read more »

Letter to the Editor: Give Student Athletes Physical Education Credit

Ava Dieck, Student of Journalism
December 28, 2016
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Dear Editor: Participation in athletics is an integral part of most students time spent in high school. According to the National Federation of State High School Associations, 55.5 percent of all high school students participate in a sport. As a student at NHS, I can verify that a large majority of ... Read more »

Letter to the Editor: Three Reasons Why Columbus Day Should Not Exist

Letter to the Editor: Three Reasons Why Columbus Day Should Not Exist

Jamilah Fofana, Student of APUSH
October 10, 2016
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 Dear Editor: In recent years there has been some controversy over whether or whether not Christopher Columbus should have his own holiday. As a young kid, most of the information I learned concerning Christopher Columbus stated that Columbus was a brave explorer who discovered the New World. I was... Read more »

Letter to Editor: Stephen Colbert’s “Americone Dream” Snubbed in Poll

Letter to Editor: Stephen Colbert’s “Americone Dream” Snubbed in Poll

Bradley Lewandowski, Staff Contributor
March 2, 2016
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Dear Editor: In a recent Neenah Satellite poll, different types of ice cream were listed. Of the many options listed, Stephen Colbert's "Americone Dream" was not an option. At the meeting to create the poll, a large demographic of people nominated the flavor as an option for the poll. Despite suc... Read more »

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